Climate Neutral Now

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General

Name of initiative Climate Neutral Now
LPAA initiative No
NAZCA Initiative Yes
Website address https://unfccc.int/climate-action/climate-neutral-now
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Starting year 2015
End year
Secretariat United Nations Climate Change

UN Campus Platz der Vereinten Nationen 1 53113 Bonn Germany

Organisational structure
Geographical coverage Global
Name of lead organisation United Nations Climate Change
Type of lead organisation United Nations or Specialised agency
Location/Nationality of lead organisation Germany

Description

Description Climate Neutral Now is an initiative launched by the UN Climate Change in 2015, aiming at encouraging and supporting all levels of society to take climate action to achieve a climate neutral world by mid-century, as enshrined in the Paris Agreement adopted the same year.
Objectives Climate Neutral Now aims to contribute to limiting the raise of the temperature by proposing an immediate set of actions: measure, reduce and offset with trustworthy units, vetted by the United Nations. Committing to taking these three steps incentivizes behavioral changes within companies, organizations, individuals, i.e. consumers, whom in turn will drive the change within their industries and networks.
Activities Climate Neutral Now invites companies, organizations, governments and citizens to work towards climate neutrality by reducing their climate footprint thanks to a simple 3-steps method, whereby they shall:

Measure their greenhouse gas emissions; Reduce them as much as possible; and Compensate those which cannot be avoided by using UN certified emission reductions (CERs).

One or two success stories achieved

Monitoring and Impacts

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Participants

Participants Number Names
Members 155  
Companies 85 Microsoft; Philips; Sony; M&S; Statkraft; SAP; Factor; Fetzer Vineyards; SGS; amadeus; WeNow; Telekom Hungary; sustainable; Choose; Yeti Airlines; Evig Grön; South Pole Group; ClimateCare; Jungheinrich; By Touch; ICOS; EnKing International; ICEBUG; BlueMounation Explorer Bus,Fantastic & Aussie Tours; Aktina; CO2logic; Fjordkraft; CEMAsys.com AS; Meri-Teijo Golf; CEER; ENERSHIP; AERIA; PAEGAE; The Carbon Consulting Company; Zulal; RUCODE; Lvdoya; Acapulco; MUXIA; Aitken Spence Travels; PCE; Enviro-Mark Solutions; VNV Advisory; Potato Head; Katamama; MexiCO2; OxsTal; Chooose HSVP; OHM; Climate SI; Enlight.Energy; carbonsink; Green Prime; Waterbom Bali; Yanda; Via Green Institute; Bennets Associates; 9212 Data; Pure Vitality; Climate Mundial; Infosys; JOR; Biochar; Nauha; Kidophi; 'tise,We Go; Myrskyvaroitus; Starfish Initiatives; Weematch; Lutha Uniformes; Sacré Frenchy!; carboneutral; ASIA; Conversio; atmoterra; One Carbon World; Sesame; allcot; Kowabunga; Seit; Designers,Remix; eiver; pol
Business organisations 2 World Travel and Tourism Council; Cámara de Industrias y Producción
Research and educational organisations 13 Millbrook Primary School; One World; Bonn Internation Schools; Studium Catholicum; Beat Lab Academy; Ysgola Maeglas; John F Kenndy Elementary School; Arthur Ashe Charter School; King Street School; Port Chester High School; West Holow Primary School; Thomas A. Edison Elementary School; Park Avenue School;
Non-governmental organisations 1 Zenaga Foundatation
National states 0
Governmental actors 0
Regional / state / county actors 0
City / municipal actors 1 Arendal Kommune;
Intergovernmental organisations 38 International Paralympics Committee; World Bank Group; UN Environment; IFAD; Basel Convention,  Rotterdam Convention and Stockholm Convention; International Monetary Fund; UN AIDS; World Meteorological Organization; International Training Centre;United Nations Development Programme; Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons; World Food Programme; United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification; United Nations World Tourism Organization; International Maritime Organization; International Telecommunication Union; UN Volunteers; United Nations Office for Project Services; United Nations Children's Fund; World Intelecctuaæ Property Organization; United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia; Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations; United Nations Office Nairobi; United Nations Foundation; United Nations Environemnt Programme Ozone Secretariat: United Nations Pupulations Fund; United Nations Women; United Nations Capital Development Fund; United Nations System Staff College; International Atomic Energy Agency; United Nations Climate Change Secretariat; United Nations Economic Commission for Africa; United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific; United Nations Industrial Development Organization; United Nations Institute for Training and Research; United Nations Office at Geneva; Universal Postal Union and ParlAmericas
Financial Institutions 7 Aviva; BNP Paribas; Commerzbank; Natural Capital Partners; BCP; Elliott; CDB;
Other members 8 Real Betis Balompié; Forest Green Rovers; Ontario Hockey League; Asociación Deportiva San Carlos; Norges Ishockeyforbund; West Hollow Wolverines; Temple Beth Torah; Norges Skiforbung
Supporting partners 0
Number of members in the years
Have only national states as participators No


Theme

Transport Agriculture Forestry Business Financial institutions Buildings Industry Waste Cities and subnational governments Short Term Pollutants International maritime transport Energy Supply Fluorinated gases Energy efficiency Renewable energy Supply chain emission reductions Adaptation Other Resilience Innovation Energy Access and Efficiency Private Finance
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Last update: 12 June 2020 14:21:55

Not only have national states as participators